Timeless North Tacoma Masterpiece: Discover Vintage Style & Luxury Amenities in this 4-Bedroom, 3-Bath Home 

Featuring a pristine, like-new feel while brimming with vintage character, this 1920-built Tacoma treasure presents a rare opportunity. Lovingly cared for and updated over the years, this 3,494-square-foot masterpiece shows off a captivating blend of original details and luxury amenities. In addition to 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, you have formal living spaces, an impressive chef’s kitchen, a fully finished basement complete with a wet bar, a wine cellar, and more. Located at 1224 N J St Tacoma, WA 98403 and merely blocks to transit, schools, eateries, shops, yoga, and more, this residence is listed for $698,000. 

Eye-catching curb appeal delights as soon as you approach this beauty, and mature landscaping along with an inviting front porch make for the ideal welcome home. As soon as you step inside, the formal living room with its gorgeous stone-accented fireplace envelops you in a charming, cozy atmosphere that’s perfect for visiting with guests or just relaxing in peace and quiet with a good book. The layout flows right into the formal dining room, a beautifully appointed scene designed with entertaining in mind. Crisp wainscoting and ceiling details frame this elegant space, and a statement-making chandelier adds just the right amount of sparkle! 

The chef-ready kitchen is right around the corner, and this dynamic haven of efficiency and elegance is an absolute treat for those who love whipping up homemade feasts and baking delicious creations. Generous cabinetry promises ample storage, high-end appliances provide top-notch functionality, and while everything feels impeccably polished and new, each detail nods to this home’s rich history. 

Even more space for entertaining awaits in the fully finished basement—discover the ultimate getaway complete with a wet bar and wine cellar! Game day get-togethers and movie marathons have never been more fun thanks to this incredible hangout, and wine aficionados finally have a special space to show off their wine collection. 

This home also includes 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, and each versatile haven promises flexibility in use. Featuring spacious layouts and details that make each retreat shine with their own charming style, loved ones are sure to enjoy having their own private, comfortable space to unwind in. This home’s baths are also not to miss—indulge in spa-inspired amenities that boast modern comfort, all while basking in a vintage-inspired aesthetic that fits in with the rest of the home! 

Living in North Tacoma 

At 1224 N J St Tacoma, WA 98403, you’re in a prime North End neighborhood and just blocks from schools, shopping, eateries, transit, and more. North 21st Street is just a couple blocks away, and here you can grab groceries or pick up dinner at Dave’s Meat & Produce, enjoy drinks at Magoo’s Annex, drop into a yoga class at Source Yoga, shop at Evolve Home + Apparel, and more. Lowell Elementary School is also right there, and Annie Wright Schools are less than half a mile away. You’re also 1 mile or less to several of Tacoma’s destination neighborhoods, including Old Town, the Proctor District, 6th Ave, Stadium District, and more. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on October 23, 2019 at 3:01 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

University Place Outdoor Oasis: 3-Bedroom, 1.75-Bath Home-Sweet-Home Awaits 

This one-of-a-kind University Place gem is the epitome of Pacific Northwest beauty! Surrounded by lush, mature landscaping in a secluded atmosphere, this home presents a rare opportunity. Not only are you in a tranquil setting, but you’re just 0.4 miles to Bridgeport Way where you’ll find access to top city amenities like Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, transit, and so much more. This move-in ready 1,614-square-foot home is also an absolute delight to spend time in—in addition to 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths, this residence is brimming with light-filled open-concept living spaces. Located at 4428 69th Ave W University Place, WA 98466, this home is listed for $429,000. 

As soon as you pull in the driveway, this home is sure to inspire wonder: neat landscaping and mid-century design greet you, and once you step inside, a captivating blend of old and new await. Built in 1964, this home features vintage elements alongside modern upgrades that promise ease and efficiency. In the living room, sunlight pours in through a large picture window, rich hardwoods shimmer underfoot, and an eye-catching stone-accented fireplace anchors the inviting space. Whether your personal aesthetic leans toward contemporary style or you embrace a more traditional vibe, this turnkey treasure makes it easy to move right in and start decorating! 

The layout flows right into the dining area and adjacent kitchen, and in the kitchen you’ll find a spacious design replete with modern amenities. Huge counters offer ample space for meal prep, generous cabinetry makes it easy to stay organized, and an intricate tile backsplash adds visual intrigue. Casual bar-style seating provides the perfect spot to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or sip on a glass of wine with a friend, and the kitchen looks out into another living area that promises versatility. 

Another fireplace helps to keep this light-filled haven cozy, and you can use it as an additional living space or maybe even as a play area for little ones—there’s ample possibility here! The same is true of this home’s 3 flexible bedrooms—if you have extra square footage, you can easily transform it into a den, office, fitness center, hobby space, etc. 

In the backyard, an outdoor wonderland is right at your fingertips—imagine being so close to city amenities yet having this private park-inspired setting all to yourself! An incredible pergola stretches over the patio, offering shade on sunny days and tons of potential when it comes to putting your green thumb to work. The patio looks out into the lush storybook yard, where a huge variety of plants stretch from one end of the yard to the other. Those who love spending afternoons gardening are truly in for a treat with this property—there’s tons of room to cultivate and transform! 

Living in University Place 

At 4428 69th Ave W University Place, WA 98466 you’re only 0.4 miles to Bridgeport Way, and here you’ll find access to a long list of city conveniences. Places like Cirque Bridgeport Park, Walgreens, Trader Joe’s, Safeway, MultiCare, Whole Foods, the University Place Pierce County Library, Applebee’s, Maria’s Cocina Mexicana, and several more shops, eateries, and services are all easily within reach. You’re also a short 6-minute drive to the iconic Chambers Bay Park, and here you can enjoy a round of golf at the Chambers Bay Golf Course, explore trails while taking in photo-worthy views of Chambers Bay, and let little ones have fun on the playground.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on September 30, 2019 at 3:18 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Outdoor Bliss Awaits! Top 4 Reasons Not to Miss this 1+ Acre Home in Lakebay on the Key Peninsula

Tucked away on 1+ acre on the Key Peninsula, this dynamic property showcases a tranquil storybook atmosphere. Those who love spending time out in nature are really in for a treat—this 1,850-square-foot home features idyllic territorial views, all in a secluded setting that’s brimming with Pacific Northwest character and charm. Located at 16605 42nd St NW Lakebay, WA 98445, this move-in ready 3-bedroom, 1.75-bath home has recently had a price reduction!

This classic beauty is extra-special for a few big reasons—read on to see the top 4 highlights of this home-sweet-home! 

1. Secluded setting. 

This Key Peninsula property is truly a rarity. Tall, mature trees surround the property not only offering privacy, but it also gives you a dreamy view that never gets old. Relax out on the back deck or gather around the firepit to enjoy peace and quiet—except for the lovely sounds of the nature that surrounds you, that is! 

The Lakebay area gives you the opportunity to be away from the hustle and bustle of city life, and when you need to run errands and access the conveniences of Gig Harbor, you’re about a 20-minute drive from Highway 16. 

2. Tons of opportunity for outdoor activities & enjoyment. 

For those who love spending time outside and staying active, this thoughtfully cultivated residence is ready for you to make it your own. Put your green thumb to work in the lush gardens, enjoy working on projects in the large shop that’s wired and ready to go, and raise chickens (there’s a chicken coup!) and enjoy fresh eggs every morning. Invite guests over for weekend barbecues and al fresco dining, and end the evening roasting s’mores around the fire pit! There’s potential for even more if you desire it—this unique home has the space to let your creativity run wild. 

3. Inviting, open-concept layout that you’re sure to love spending time in. 

This home’s indoor offerings are just as impressive as its outdoor amenities, and the stylish open-concept living areas are a definite highlight. Vaulted ceilings and huge windows make the space feel even larger than it already is, and abundant natural light adds to the cheerful atmosphere. The not-to-miss gourmet kitchen is a well-appointed haven of elegance and efficiency, and you’ll find tons of storage in handsome cabinetry and ample meal prep space on the shimmering granite counters. Laid-back bar-style seating can be found at the center island, and the adjacent dining area has room for a full-sized dining table should you want it! 

4. Enjoy comfort and privacy with this home’s 3 elegant bedrooms. 

Each bedroom promises loved ones a quiet place to retire to at the end of each day, and the master suite is especially luxurious. You have your very own walk-in closet, a ceiling fan for added comfort, and a fashionable ensuite bathroom that boasts eye-catching tile details in the bath and at the sink. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on August 9, 2019 at 2:21 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Gig Harbor Real Estate, Lakebay Real Estate |

Spacious & Secluded 4-Bedroom, 2-Bath Home on Gorgeous 0.34 Acres in Steilacoom 

Tucked away on a wonderfully secluded lot and framed by tall emerald trees and mature landscaping, this 2,404-square-foot home offers privacy while still being merely blocks to schools, parks, transit, the community center and more! The classic split-level design has been lovingly maintained over the years, and in addition to light-filled living spaces, you also have 4 bedrooms and 2 baths all to yourself. Plus, a huge deck in the backyard just expands your living space and looks out into the private yard and tranquil natural beauty that borders the property. Located at 803 Galloway St Steilacoom, WA 98388, this move-in ready residence is listed for $429,950. 

As soon as you step in through the front door, this home’s sunlit entryway offers a welcoming first impression and invites you into the main living area. Floor-to-ceiling brick accents surround the fireplace, and you could easily paint it for a fresh look or keep the cozy focal point true to its 1960s origins! 

The open layout easily flows into the dining area and adjacent kitchen, a stylish space replete with modern amenities and smart design. The large layout offers generous storage in crisp white cabinetry, efficiency thanks to sleek appliances, and spacious counters for lots of meal prep space. There’s even a spot for bar-style counter seating, and large windows look into the backyard for tranquil, sunny views! 

Discover versatility in each of the 4 bedrooms—loved ones can enjoy having their own private havens to retreat to at the end of the day, and if you have an extra room you can finally have that fitness center, hobby room, or office you’ve always dreamed about. The master suite is a standout space, and mirrored closet doors, built-in storage, and an ensuite bath are all wrapped up into this comfortable package. 

Even more potential can be found with this home’s outdoor amenities, and you have an entire 0.34-acre lot to enjoy! A dog run, partial fencing, RV parking, and an outbuilding are all in the mix, and the lovely lawn extends to a scenic stretch of natural Pacific Northwest beauty. Whether you’re sunbathing, barbecuing, or enjoying al fresco dining out on the deck and patio, you can relax in peace and privacy without having to leave the wonderful comfort of your home-sweet-home! 

Living in Steilacoom

At 803 Galloway St Steilacoom, WA 98388, you’re in a prime location that’s just blocks to parks, schools, the community center, transit and more. You’re also wonderfully close to all that Downtown Steilacoom has to offer—you’re only 0.8 miles to Pioneer Orchard Park on the waterfront, and between here and home you’ll find restaurants, the farmers market, and convenient services. You’re also close to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Lakewood amenities, and just 13 minutes to Interstate-5. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on July 31, 2019 at 2:43 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Steilacoom Real Estate |

Secluded 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home on 1+ Acre w/Views of Burley Lagoon in Gig Harbor North

Tucked away in an outdoor oasis of Pacific Northwest beauty, this Gig Harbor North home is nestled on 1+ acre and boasts dreamy views of Burley Lagoon. Featuring a 2,084-square-foot layout that includes 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and inviting open-concept living spaces, this residence is conveniently move-in ready! Located at 15310 66th Ave NW Gig Harbor WA 98332 and merely minutes to Highway 16, schools, golf, and much more, this home is listed for $579,995.

Lush, mature greenery and an extra-large driveway greet you when you arrive home, and this home’s welcoming layout unfolds as soon as you step inside. Vaulted ceilings, ample natural light, and big views into the backyard are aplenty, and the open-concept layout makes it easy to spend time with loved ones and host get-togethers. A fireplace anchors the living area, and rich flooring flows into the kitchen and dining area.

The expansive kitchen is brimming with ease and efficiency, from the large counters to the generous storage options. Sleek appliances and bar-style seating are also in the mix, and whether you’re whipping up an elaborate meal or sipping wine with guests while you’re gathered around the counter, the kitchen is ready for it all! Find even more seating in the spacious dining area, where there’s ample room for a full-sized dining table.

This home’s spacious 2,084-square-foot layout also includes 3 bedrooms, and the master suite is a not-to-miss sanctuary. Here you’ll find your own ensuite bath and walk-in closet, and this home’s other 2 bedrooms offer wonderful flexibility. There’s also an unfinished basement area that offers even more possibility—use it as storage or transform it into a hobby space with a workbench!

For those who love spending time in nature, this home presents a one-of-a-kind opportunity. 1+ acres of landscaped beauty are all yours, and views of Burley Lagoon offer an idyllic backdrop. Imagine lounging on your spacious deck and taking in the storybook scene, or hosting barbecues where guests can play lawn games and appreciate the photo-worthy view as well. Peace and privacy await in Gig Harbor North!

Living in Gig Harbor North

At 15310 66th Ave NW Gig Harbor WA 98332, you have a private setting to enjoy all while being merely minutes to city conveniences. Schools, parks, and other local conveniences are just minutes away, and you’re only 1-minute from Highway 16 north or 4 minutes to Highway 16 south. Canterwood Country Club and Golf Course is only 5 minutes from home, and Borgen Boulevard is only 8 minutes away. Here you’ll find several amenities, including places like Target, Costco, The Home Depot, Albertsons, CVS, Petco, Walgreens, and even more options for shopping, dining, services, etc.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on June 3, 2019 at 2:53 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Gig Harbor Real Estate |

Contemporary & Luxurious 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home w/Sport Court & Huge Backyard in University Place

Stately beauty and luxurious comfort are wrapped up into one fabulous package with this 2,800-square-foot residence in University Place! In addition to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths you’ll find pristine living spaces designed with entertaining in mind, from the gourmet kitchen to the sophisticated formal areas. In the huge backyard you’ll find even more impressive amenities—a sport court, patio, and garden space are all in the mix. Located at 6308 59th St Ct W University Place WA, 98467 and merely minutes to grocery shopping, restaurants, Chambers Bay and more, this gem is listed for $549,950.

When you step in through the front door, this home’s 2-story entryway envelops you in pristine, contemporary style and a wonderfully light and airy atmosphere. The formal living room is immediately to your left, and here, natural light cascades in through large shimmering windows. Rich floors and a gorgeous gray color palette are made all the more striking with crisp white trim, and you can easily move in and begin decorating right away! The layout effortlessly glows right into the formal dining room, a dream for those who love to entertain and host holiday get-togethers and dinners to celebrate special occasions.

From here the gourmet kitchen is easily with reach, and this well-appointed space has it all: generous cabinetry for storage, sleek appliances that promise efficiency, spacious counters ready for easy meal prep, and the elegant style to make it all shine. The floorplan flows into an additional living area where a wall of windows let in natural light while offering picturesque views into the lush backyard. A fireplace is framed by exquisite built-ins that not only elevate the overall style of the room, but offer cabinets to store games and movies in and shelving to display treasured keepsakes and framed photos.

When you head upstairs, another flexible living space awaits, as well as this home’s 4 bedrooms. The sumptuous master suite is a definite stand-out—resort-worthy comfort includes details like vaulted ceilings, extra-large windows, plush carpets, and a charming accent wall. And of course, no master suite is complete without a spa-inspired ensuite bath, and this beauty delivers in every way! Striking flooring and a trendy yet timeless color palette to match make wellness routines all the more enjoyable, and a soaking tub promises bubble baths to help you unwind whenever you please.

Staying active and spending time outside in the fresh air is as easy as possible thanks to this property’s dynamic backyard. Take advantage of the sport court with games of basketball and pickleball, let little ones get out their energy in a play area, or toss around a football on the lawn. When it’s time to relax, the patio is just the thing—host weekend barbecues or stretch out on a lounge chair for an afternoon of sunbathing! Indulge in vacation-like amenities without ever having to leave the dreamy comfort of home.

Living in University Place

At 6308 59th St Ct W University Place WA, 98467, you’re tucked away in a prime location that’s close to city conveniences and outdoor opportunities alike. Fred Meyer is only a half mile from home, Walmart Supercenter is only 1 mile from home, and you only need to head north for about 5 minutes to reach places like Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, Applebee’s, medical services, the library, and so much more. You’ll also find several parks nearby, with the largest and most stunning park of them all just 7-minute away at Chambers Bay.  

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on April 26, 2019 at 1:56 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Classic & Well-Maintained 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home w/Fully Fenced Backyard in Tacoma

Move-in ready and showcasing simply elegant spaces throughout, this 1,800-square-foot home offers abundant comfort and convenience! In addition to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, this home’s inviting layout boasts a fantastic layout that’s ideal for entertaining. Plus, you’ll find a fully fenced backyard that’s brimming with outdoor potential. Located at 4526 S 79th St Tacoma, WA 98409 and just minutes to schools, shopping, I-5, Hwy 512, JBLM, outdoor amenities and much more, this residence is listed for $339,950.

Picturesque curb appeal is sure to inspire pride in ownership each time you pull in the driveway. Neat landscaping and a welcoming front porch greet you, and here you’ll find plenty of room for a charming bench, flower baskets, and other eye-catching decor. The front door opens to reveal the living room and dining area, a haven of relaxation and ideal for entertaining! The neutral color palette means you can move right in and begin to infuse each space with your own unique style, whether you prefer something on the more traditional side or you love to embrace the latest decor trends.

The formal dining area is adjacent to the kitchen and dining nook, and here you’ll find everything you need to whip up meals and enjoy them among loved ones. The sunny dining nook offers a cheerful spot that looks out into the backyard, and the kitchen is also filled with bright, natural light thanks to corner windows by the sink. A smart layout provides spacious countertops and ample cabinetry that makes it easy to keep kitchen essentials organized and easily accessible.

The open floor plan seamlessly flows into the family room, where sunlight cascades in through a large picture window. A stately fireplace is the focal point of the room, and you can easily turn on the coziness with a simple flick of a switch! Imagine snuggling up on a couch on a chilly day as you catch up on your favorite TV shows or read a book… this relaxing retreat is the perfect spot to unwind in.

You’ll find versatility and fantastic potential in this homes 4 bedrooms, and the master suite conveniently has its own ensuite bath. Each flexible space provides loved ones with privacy, and if you have an extra room, you might consider transforming it into a hobby room, office, fitness center, or playroom!

Even more opportunity awaits in this home’s fully fenced backyard. Wonderfully low-maintenance, the yard features separated gardening beds that are perfect for growing everything from fruits and veggies to your favorite flowers. The sky is really the limit here, and minimal grass means you don’t have to worry about a lawn to maintain! Those who love to entertain are sure to appreciate the partially covered patio, too—host barbecues and backyard get-togethers as soon as the weather warms up!

Living in Tacoma

At 4526 S 79th St Tacoma, WA 98409, you’re absolutely surrounded by convenience. Restaurants, shopping, and services can be found merely minutes from home in almost every direction with a huge one-stop shopping center just 7 minutes away in Lakewood. Opportunities for outdoor adventure are also aplenty, and you’re wonderfully close to Chambers Bay, parks, and all of Lakewoods beautiful lakes and water sport activities! Interstate-5 is a short 6-minute drive away, Highway 512 is only a 9-minute drive away, and Joint Base Lewis-McChord is only about 12 minutes away.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on April 11, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Historic Charm & Modern Upgrades Await w/this 3-Bedroom, 1.5-Bath Home & Storybook Garden in North Tacoma

Featuring a palatial 3,643-square-foot layout and tucked away in a prime North Tacoma location, this beautifully maintained home is a Tacoma treasure. Built in 1905, this 3-bedroom, 1.5 bath residence offers the perfect blend of old and new! Replete with historic character yet still offering modern amenities that today’s homeowners love, you’ll find convenience alongside abundant old world charm. Located at 606 N G St Tacoma, WA 98403 and merely blocks from bus lines, Annie Wright Schools, popular Stadium District spots, Wright Park and more, this gem is listed for $719,000.

Tucked away in a neighborhood that’s filled with vintage homes and sidewalk-lined streets, this residence is set back off the street for extra privacy. This also means that your front yard boasts a lush, spacious garden that’s sure to be a source of enjoyment for garden enthusiasts! Beautiful landscaping features mature plants to tend to, and the large front porch offers even more space to decorate. 

As soon as you step in through the front door, the living room greets you with its light-filled atmosphere and sophisticated style. Elements like crisp trimwork and stunning built-ins elevate the overall scene, and the grand fireplace anchors the space, taking you back in time to a romantic, bygone era! The layout flows into a space that could be used as a dining room, an absolute dream for those who love to entertain. Holiday get-togethers and celebrating special occasions have never been more fabulous! 

A more laid-back dining experience awaits in the adjacent area, and here you’ll find the dining nook and kitchen. Filled with modern amenities and contemporary style, the kitchen is at home in any new residence you’ll find on the market these days. Sleek appliances promise efficiency while handsome cabinetry offers ample storage space.

The layout flows into a versatile space with built-in cabinetry that features gorgeous shelving for displaying treasured keepsakes in, and you could easily use this area as an office, hobby room, art studio, and more. Additionally, a family room offers casual comfort and the perfect haven for relaxing and catching up on your favorite TV shows.

This home’s expansive 3,643-square-foot layout also includes 3 bedrooms and an office/den, and while they all include something a bit different, you’ll find privacy and abundant comfort to enjoy in each one. Even more versatility awaits in the unfinished basement—you might choose to transform it into a guest suite, use it as extra storage, or use the space for a fitness center or hobby room! There’s also an attached garage for even more flexibility.

When the sun comes out, this residence’s entertaining potential expands even more thanks to the private patio! Brimming with the same vintage charm found inside the home, this lush oasis shows off rich brick elements and mature greenery. You might choose to spruce up the space with flower baskets, a string of firefly lights, or even a water feature! Imagine al fresco dining with guests during the summer or sipping on lemonade in peace and quiet as you sunbathe on a sunny afternoon—it’s all in the realm of possibility with this North Tacoma gem!

Living in North Tacoma

At 606 N G St Tacoma, WA 98403 you’re in a prime North Tacoma location that’s absolutely surrounded by city conveniences. Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club and Annie Wright Schools are literally just a couple blocks away. Bus lines are merely blocks from home as well, and Stadium District’s many amenities are easily accessible. Grocery shop at Stadium Thriftway, grab dinner at Indo Asian Street Eatery or Rhein Haus, or spend the day exploring in nearby Wright Park. You’re also only a 4-minute drive to Interstate-705, making it easy to get into Downtown Tacoma or connect to Interstate-5.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on April 9, 2019 at 4:51 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Modern 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Masterpiece (w/Pool House & Garage/Carport!) on 0.92 Acres in Puyallup

Your very own Puyallup paradise is nestled in a truly prime location! Spread out on 0.92 acres of scenic land, this property features a stunning 1,964-square-foot home, a pool and an accompanying pool house, and a detached garage/carport. Entertaining is easy and enjoyable thanks to top-notch amenities, and vacation-worthy living is at your fingertips! Located at 8726 Fruitland Ave E Puyallup, WA 98371 and close to both Puyallup and Tacoma conveniences, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath gem is listed for $629,000.

Tucked away in a private setting on nearly 1 acre, this home presents a truly fabulous opportunity. Arriving home is a joy time and time again—as you pull into the extra-large driveway, this home’s modern architecture framed by lush, mature trees gives you the sense that you’re miles away from it all. When you approach the front door, an impressive 2-story entryway with floor-to-ceiling windows greets you. The home’s welcoming floor plan unfolds as soon as you step inside, and the main living area is an entertainer’s dream!

Unique interior elements include the vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams, and a wall of windows that look out onto the expansive property that stretches on toward picturesque greenery. In the main living area, a gorgeous stone-accented fireplace anchors the space, just adding an element of coziness to the inviting atmosphere. The generous layout offers ample room for a full-sized dining table should you want one, and the well-appointed kitchen is easily within reach. Showcasing a large layout, find tons of storage in handsome cabinetry, wonderfully expansive counters, and stylish details like a tiled backsplash and artsy light fixtures.

This home’s 3 bedrooms all offer a comfortable haven for loved ones to retire to, and downstairs, even more flexible space awaits. Complete with a wet bar, this downstairs retreat promises to become the ultimate hangout, perfect for hosting game days or movie marathons!

Even more impressive space for entertaining awaits in the pool house, a unique area that presents a wide range of opportunities. With its covered outdoor haven and bar, you might choose to fill it with games or a cafe-inspired sitting area, and there’s even potential to rent out the house component or use it as a guest suite. The hot tub and heated pool mean you can even take advantage of resort-like amenities all year round! Additionally, the detached garage and carport ensure you have a designated space to keep your cars out of the elements as well as store your tools and toys.

Living in Puyallup

At 8726 Fruitland Ave E Puyallup, WA 98371, you’re close to Puyallup’s best city conveniences just minutes to Tacoma as well. Great schools, outdoor opportunities, and more are at your fingertips, and the beautiful Clark’s Creek Park is only half a mile from home. Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup is only a 7-minute drive from home, and here you can enjoy the iconic Puyallup Farmers Market and easily access restaurants, shopping, services, and more. Those who commute are also sure to appreciate being just 7 minutes from connecting to Highway 512 and both the Port of Tacoma and Downtown Tacoma are only about 15 minutes from home.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on September 13, 2018 at 4:55 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Puyallup Real Estate |

Like-New 3-Bedroom, 3.5-Bath Home with Views of Mt. Rainier by Lake Tapps in Buckley

Nestled in Scenic Point at Chinook Meadows, this 2015-built home lives like new construction! Boasting unobstructed views of Mt. Rainier and just minutes away from Lake Tapps, this residence is in a fantastic location. Featuring a 3,555-square-foot layout, this home provides rambler-style living with upstairs bonus space, and includes 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths in addition to its welcoming living spaces. Located at 7913 227th Av Ct E Buckley WA 98321 on 0.37 acres, this Buckley beauty is listed for $595,000.

Impeccably maintained both inside and out, this home is a dream to arrive home to and spend time in. The neatly manicured front yard and picturesque Craftsman-inspired exterior showcase a lovely first impression, and after you step inside, this home’s expertly designed interior offers a blend of fashion and function. The entryway features detailed millwork, and just past stately columns, this home’s inviting living spaces that have been designed with entertaining in mind await.

Immediately to the left you’ll discover the formal dining room, a haven of sophistication. Exquisite recessed ceiling details and crisp wainscoting elevate the space, promising fancy dinner parties and special occasions are right at home. The layout flows toward the back of the home, where the open living room, kitchen, and dining nook are at the ready! The kitchen is an entertainer’s dream, with its stylish finishes, sleek appliances, and huge center island with bar-style seating. The adjacent dining nook offers additional seating, and a sunny atmosphere for casual meals!

The layout opens up to the living room, a welcoming haven with vaulted ceilings and custom-built cabinets. Perfect for storing DVDs, books, and board games, the cabinets also offer the opportunity to display framed photos and treasured keepsakes. At the center, the stately fireplace anchors the room, contributing to the inviting scene.

This home’s expansive 3,555-square-foot layout also includes several more versatile living areas, including a large office and upstairs bonus spaces in addition to the 3 bedrooms. The luxurious main floor master suite is especially not to miss—this indulgent retreat not only features a large layout and cozy carpets and gorgeous trim accents, but also includes an incredible 5-piece bath! Showing off a soaking tub, separate sinks, an extra-large shower, spa-inspired finishes and more, this resort-worthy sanctuary is perfect for rejuvenation!

When the weather warms up, this home’s custom outdoor spaces are an absolute delight! The huge, partially covered custom outdoor patio offers room for an outdoor dining set, a barbecue, comfy lounge chairs, and more! The meticulously designed patio leads right down onto the lush green yard that’s ready for tossing around a football or playing lawn games at your next barbecue get-together. If you’ve been dreaming of having a play toy or raised garden beds to grow fruits and veggies in, you’re also in luck—there’s room for it all on your very own slice of paradise!

Living Close to Lake Tapps in Buckley

At 7913 227th Av Ct E Buckley WA 98321, you’re wonderfully close to outdoor opportunities and top-notch city conveniences. Lake Tapps is only a couple minutes from home, and the fun-filled Lake Tapps Park is a short 10-minute drive away. You’re also close to schools, shopping, restaurants, services, and more, and when you need to run errands, you’ll find places like Fred Meyer, The Home Depot, Safeway, and more just 5 minutes away. Target, Marshalls, Walmart, Lowe’s, and more are just a few more minutes up the road as well. You’re also only a 14-minute drive to Highway 167, making it easy to get around the area.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

Posted on May 23, 2018 at 2:29 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Buckley Real Estate |